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  • Curiously, in a case where there were no media defendants or interveners, and none had been invited to attend, Eady still felt able to conclude that "furthermore, in view of the clear risk of publication in the media there is unfortunately no other means open to the court of fulfilling its obligation under the Human Rights Act to protect those rights than to grant a contra mundum injunction".

    The spate of injunctions shows no progress in the way courts deal with celebrities

  • On the one hand he is one of rock's elder statesmen, a pillar of today's pop music, on the other he remains isolated, testy, as ever contra mundum.

    Ray Davies: a dedicated chronicler of fashions

  • If charimatics and lifeteen are the only ones to stand with the Pope and Bishop Athansius contra mundum Schneider, then hand me my guitar!

    Tolkien being awkward at Mass

  • Exivi a Patre et veni in mundum, iterum relinquo mundum et vado ad Patrem.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Deus, qui per resurrectionem Filii tui, Domini nostri Iesu Christi, mundum laetificare dignatus es: praesta, quaesumus; ut per eius Genetricem Virginem Mariam, perpetuae capiamus gaudia vitae.

    Christ is Risen! Alleluia, Alleluia!

  • Lambertinus hic est, Romæ decus, et pater orbis Qui mundum scriptis docuit, virtutibus ornat.

    The Society of Scholastics -- online courses about to start

  • How is it that Christianity, before Jesus Christ, "did not hinder the nations from following their ways", and that Jesus Christ, on the contrary, was able to pronounce that sentence of eternal victory, "In mundo pressuram habebitits, sed confidite, ego vici mundum"?

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Oremus: Deus qui per resurrectionem Filii tui, Domini nostri Iesu Christi, mundum laetificare dignatus es: praesta, quaesumus, ut per eius Genetricem Virginem Mariam, perpetuae capiamus gaudia vitae.

    Regina Coeli Reminder

  • From My Friend Angie almost every poster with the candidates i see on the streets are disfigured. .some of them are damn funny! the germans are really creative! hahahaha. contra mundum

    turdle Diary Entry

  • YOUR EXAM'S LESS THAN A WEEK AWAY! but anyway, surfing around randomly has caused my discovery of blogs which i never knew existed, and of course lots of stories which i never knew of .. oh well, i do love being a kay-poh, no? it's time for bed la. contra mundum

    turdle Diary Entry

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